Ardavan Bidgoli is a full-time Ph.D. student at the Carnegie Mellon University School of Architecture. He received his B.Arch. and M.Arch. degrees from the University of Tehran, Iran and his M.Arch. II from the Penn State in 2015. He started his doctoral studies in 2016. Currently, he is working on his thesis focusing on creative applications of machine learning and robotics in design. Ardavan is the robotics fellow at the School of Architecture Computational Design lab (CoDeLab) and teaches architectural robotics course at Design Fabrication lab.